Burglars strike journalist’s house, decamp with jewellery, valuables
Srinagar, Sep 24: Burglars Sunday night struck at the house of a journalist in Magarmal Bagh here and decamped with jewellery worth lakhs of rupees and other valuable items.
Reports said that the burglars struck at the house of senior journalist Beig Shamim Ahmed and looted gold ornaments worth over 4 lakh rupees, and other valuables. They also broke open several doors, wardrobes and fixtures.
Meanwhile, on the directions of SP Srinagar Imtiyaz Ismail Parray, the Station House Officer (SHO) Shergari Aftab Ahmed along with a police party reached the journalist’s house. A case was registered and an investigation started.
A team of forensic experts from PCR Srinagar in presence of the concerned officials also rushed to the spot and took some fingerprint samples, reports said. (GNS)